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We, at Turing, are looking for talented remote senior JavaScript developers who will take ownership of designing and developing dynamic, fault-tolerant, and feature-rich web applications. Get a chance to work with the leading Silicon Valley companies while accelerating your career.

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Job description

Job responsibilities

  • Leverage advanced and latest tools and techniques to write clean, efficient, and reusable code
  • Monitor, mentor, and advocate development best practices to junior team members
  • Work in an agile, project-centric, team-focused environment
  • Keep documentation of each release cycle for future reference
  • Optimize the application for better availability, accessibility, security and overall performance
  • Collaborate with product managers, designers and back-end developers to implement futuristic and versatile front-end solutions
  • Respond to technical and support queries, and analyze the issues to find the root cause and resolve them
  • Make efforts to improve and innovate advanced JavaScript solutions

Minimum requirements

  • Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science, IT (or equivalent experience)
  • At least 5+ years of experience in software development with JavaScript (rare exceptions for highly skilled developers)
  • Solid knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript
  • Extensive experience with JS libraries and frameworks such as Angular, Vue.js, or React
  • Proficiency in server-side JavaScript technologies like Node.js
  • Strong understanding of APIs and GraphQL
  • Knowledge of SQL/NoSQL database technologies
  • Fluency in English language for effective communication
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours/week) with a 4 hour overlap with US time zones

Preferred skills

  • Efficiency in writing effective unit, integration, and end-user automation tests
  • Proven experience in developing fast, reliable, real-time web-based applications
  • Knowledge of object-oriented programming
  • Experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, GCP, etc.
  • Experience working with version control tools like Git
  • Strong understanding of Agile/SCRUM methodologies
  • Sound technical and problem-solving skills

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How to become Sr. JavaScript developer ?

One of the most in-demand careers is that of a developer. Developers are in higher demand now and will be the same in the future. So there are plenty of amazing opportunities waiting for an Sr. JavaScript developer at many leading companies. Companies are looking for promising and expert developers to fill up the positions. So if you're a JavaScript developer with relevant years of experience and looking to fit into a more senior role then it is the right time to look for better opportunities.

JavaScript is a cross-platform programming language that helps developers build interactive websites. You can add animation. pop-ups, etc. It has access to libraries that adds more functionalities to the website. Let’s learn more about the scope of JavaScript development in the next section.

What is the scope in JavaScript development?

Since its introduction in 1995, Javascript has enjoyed decades of popularity and is still preferred by developers and companies. It is one of the most loved programming languages by developers for the web. The flexibility and scalability this language offers are unparalleled. It is one of the most popular languages in the development world. If you're a senior JavaScript developer, you have to carry expertise and knowledge in front-end and back-end web development. It can help you land a full-time job that will be aligned with your career goals.

What are the roles and responsibilities of Sr. JavaScript developers?

A senior JavaScript developer has to collaborate with teams to perform from designing to coding and from debugging to overseeing the whole process. As a Sr. JavaScript developer, you need the experience to work on complex design specifications and architecture. You will also be required to optimize complex applications. In addition to that, we have some more important roles and responsibilities that Sr. developers should perform on a day-to-day basis. These include:

  • Familiarity with UI/UX designing process.
  • Teaming up with developers front-end and back-end for different tasks.
  • Create code that is correct and reusable in the future.
  • Analyze the needs, risks, software requirements.
  • Modify old and complex applications designs if required
  • Identify the needs of end-users and work accordingly to deliver
  • In-depth knowledge and hands-on experience in web markup, including HTML5 and CSS3

How to become a Sr. JavaScript developer?

A career as a JavaScript developer is a curve, the more skills, talents and experience you have the better your chances are of having a lucrative job. However, there is a basic path that every developer who aspires to be a senior developer needs to follow. Firstly, you need to start with an undergraduate degree in computer science or a relevant field. In this way, you can begin building the foundation of your college career. You can opt for workshops that enhance your coding skills. It is crucial to building a stronger foundation for a flourishing career.

After completing your bachelors, you need to have work experience to justify the skills you have in your resume. You need to have a good grasp of programming languages and should have some years of experience to manage your juniors. Plus, adding a few certifications to your profile might shoot up your chances of getting hired soon. You should also work to polish your skills every now and then to keep yourself up-to-date with the latest trends.

Let's study what crucial skills a developer needs in order to get a full-time job as a senior JavaScript developer. They are:

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Skills required to become an Sr. JavaScript developer

The first step towards getting your dream job as a skilled senior Javascript developer is to have essential skills. Here are the mandatory skills required to become a Sr. JavaScript developer.

1. Core JavaScript

Core JavaScript is an important part of the language as it is supported by the client-side and server-side. It supports elements, libraries, etc that helps developers. It has 2 components: client-side javascript (CSJS) and Server-side JavaScript (SSJS). The client-side includes core elements that help developers. Whereas the server-side works for both sides.

2. Redux

It is a library that helps you manage your application state from a single place. It is an open-source JavaScript library used for budding interfaces. Redux helps you write javascript applications that behave consistently. It is mostly used with react as a state management tool. But it can also be used as a library in JavaScript.

3. Node .JS

Node .JS is a free open source server environment that uses JavaScript. In other words, Node .Js helps a developer build scalable applications based on JavaScript. It allows you to use libraries for different JavaScript modules which further breaks down the development process to great extent.

4. Writing Cross-Browser Code

Cross-browser compatible code is also a key skill that every senior JavaScript developer needs to know. In simple words, It means that whatever code you develop, It should be compatible with different browsers. As it helps in ensuring that the website looks the same across different browsers like Chrome, Safari, Firefox and Opera.

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How to get remote Sr. JavaScript developers jobs?

A senior JavaScript developer needs to handle many complex architectural and design requirements. So they need to have years of experience and expertise. Apart from the knowledge and experience, you need to have a perfect job search strategy. You need to do a thorough research of the senior-level jobs available in the market. In order to do that, you need an amazing portfolio to showcase your previous employers and work history. As Sr. JavaScript professionals, developers can never go out of style. You need to keep yourself updated with trends in the market. Also, as a senior JavaScript developer, you need to have mentorship qualities where you can mentor your team to get the desired result.

Turing offers remote-jobs that fit your career goals. We help you accelerate your career by helping you get what you’ve been looking for professionally. We have plenty of opportunities that will help you grow your career from the comfort of your home. Plus, Turing offers you a community of developers from around the world to learn.

Why become a Sr. JavaScript developer at Turing?

Elite US Sr. JavaScript developer jobs
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Career growth
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Once you join Turing, you’ll never have to apply for another job.
Once you join Turing, you’ll never have to apply for another job.
Work from the comfort of your home
Work from the comfort of your home
Great compensation
Great compensation

How much does Turing pay their Sr. JavaScript developers?

Although, each developer is free to select their own salary. We do suggest a price that we believe will help you get your dream job. Keep in mind that our salary suggestions change with market conditions, skills, and clients’ needs.

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We are a Palo Alto-based 'deep' jobs platform allowing talented software developers to work with top US firms from the comfort of their homes. We are led by Stanford alumni and successful A.I. entrepreneurs Jonathan Siddharth and Vijay Krishnan.

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We, at Turing, hire remote developers for over 100 skills like React/Node, Python, Angular, Swift, React Native, Android, Java, Rails, Golang, PHP, Vue, among several others. We also hire engineers based on tech roles and seniority.

Communication is crucial for success while working with American clients. We prefer candidates with a B1 level of English i.e. those who have the necessary fluency to communicate without effort with our clients and native speakers.

Currently, we have openings only for the developers because of the volume of job demands from our clients. But in the future, we might expand to other roles too. Do check out our careers page periodically to see if we could offer a position that suits your skills and experience.

It is the combination of our core business model and values that makes us different from others. We provide full-time, long-term projects to remote developers whereas most of our competitors offer more freelance jobs.

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Ideally, a remote developer needs to have at least 3 years of relevant experience to get hired by Turing, but at the same time, we don't say no to exceptional developers. Take our test to find out if we could offer something exciting for you.

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